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Support The Blue Stars In The DCI Giving Challenge

The Blue Stars are pleased to announce our participation in the DCI Giving Challenge, a 10-day fundraising campaign against all DCI corps! Starting at 9:00 a.m., Thursday, July 20, and continuing until Midnight on Saturday, July 29, the Blue Stars will compete against all corps in raising funds as we trek across the South from […]

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Marching Roundtable 630: DCI Mid-Season Interviews

Carolina Crown Guard Staff and Spirit of Atlanta Leadership from DCI Orlando. See videos of these interviews and many others on YouTube and Facebook. 630: DCI Mid-Season Interviews [ 17:11 ] Hide Player | Play in Popup | Download This episode sponsored by Stanbury Uniforms You can listen to us above, or if you want […]

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Janet Archibeque Selected For 2017 Volunteer Of The Year

Congratulations to Janet Archibeque, 2017 Lynn Lindstrom Memorial Award, Volunteer of the Year! The Lynn Lindstrom Volunteer Award was established to honor Lynn’s legacy of volunteerism. Lynn Lindstrom, Chairperson for Drums Along the Rockies since 1985, lost the battle to cancer in January, 2016. Lynn became involved with the Blue Knights Drum & Bugle Corps […]

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In The News – Local Kids Come Home To Perform High-intensity Drum Corps Shows

For David Johnson, a drum corps practice was energy embodied. Upbeat music boomed in the background as players stretched on the grassy practice field. The air was ripe with spray sunscreen, an effort to fight the sun that was already blazing overhead. He and the other hundred-plus college-aged performers had 12 hours of rehearsal ahead […]

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In The News – Colorado State University Students Participate In Drums Along The Rockies

A high-end performance with marching bands and sparkling outfits, the Drums Along the Rockies with Ascend Performing Arts is Colorado’s one of the country’s premier marching music events. On July 15, drum corps groups gathered and performed their marching routines as a competition, not only based on musical talent but also on the entertainment of […]

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In The News – Michigan Drum Corps Stops At Virginia High To Prepare For Upcoming Competition

The tapping of snare drums, bleating of brass horns and ringing of xylophones filled the Virginia High School campus Monday. Members of the Kalamazoo, Michigan-based Legends Drum & Bugle Corps, on their way to a competition today in Knoxville, Tennessee, stayed at the high school Sunday night and used Monday to practice. Legends consists of […]

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In The News – It’s A Hard Corps Life

Weber State hosted the “Corps Encore” for the eleventh time this July 12. The “Corps Encore” is a performance and competition between eight distinguished Drum and Bugle Corps. This event brought professional marching bands, or “corps,” to Weber State, as each one demonstrated their unique field show for this year. “For those of you that […]

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Support Pacific Crest In The DCI Giving Challenge

Pacific Crest is participating in the DCI Giving Challenge. Your support can make a huge difference. Simply sponsor one (or more) miles of tour, and you can help us deliver a World Class experience for our members. By the end of the summer, Pacific Crest will have traveled 12,500 miles. That’s no small feat! While […]

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Marching Roundtable 629: Empire Statesmen- Our All-Time Favorite Shows

Allen Buell, Holly Marino, and Bill Sapienza discuss their favorite Statesmen shows. You can listen to us above, or if you want to take us with you, you can download us from iTunes. Read the rest of the article here.

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Blue Knights Drum & Bugle Corps Hall Of Fame

The Blue Knights Alumni Association is proud to announce the commencement of the Blue Knights Drum & Bugle Corps Hall of Fame, with the first class of inductees taking place in 2018. Nominations for the first class of inductees will start being accepted by the Hall of Fame Committee on November 1st, 2017. The creation […]

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